..having been in Washington at the time..The appointment of the "Energy Czar" Bill Simon was a description of Simon's duties and powers to coordinate and help the country in the Oil crisis of 1973. Bill simon was just another White House Staffer, but an important one. Mark--don't talk or write crazy--it had nothing to do about Bolsheviks or hurting the 'left." Republican didn't talk or think like that in those days -- give me a break Viet-Nam wasstill boiling along! In 1973, Nixon was also drowning in his own cover-up of the Watergate affair. My friend was his Senate Liason at the time..Nixon was fighting for political life.
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